- Melbourne, Florida Area
- Defense & Space
Cathy Weller's Overview
Cathy Weller's Summary
15+ years progressive responsibility in engineering services ranging from analyst to senior engineer, to technical management, program management, and new business development. I am familiar with all aspects of project leadership and support, from concept and requirements derivation through testing and delivery. My background includes science, software, engineering, business, and management. This positions me well to work across all levels within and between organizations. Key attributes include:
- Leadership by example
- Work ethic
- Critical thinking
- Resource networking
- Team player
My bottom line: Optimize my organization’s technical performance via unification of team, resources and technology, and expand business opportunities with my subject matter excellence in engineering services, project/program management and new business development.
In the market today, achieving results has never been more important to successfully competing for dwindling resources. I bring a clear and trusted vision to program management, employing sound risk management to effectively meet schedules within cost constraints.
New Business Development
Air Force Systems Acquisition and Project Managemt
Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
Performance Evaluation, Test and Simulation (PET&S)
Space Lift Range Technologies
- Range Safety
- System Safety
- Information Assurance
- Telemetry, Radar, Optics, Command
Cathy Weller's Experience
Technical Manager/Sr. Systems Engineer
Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; JEC; Defense & Space industry
September 2001 – September 2009 (8 years 1 month)
From senior systems engineer to Deputy Program Manager of a multimillion, multi-year Air Force contract. Provided programmatic and technical engineering services in support of the space lift industry and Air Force range technology acquisition and modernization projects; 15+ years with the Performance Evaluation, Test and Simulation contract; development of new business initiatives, creating corporate strategic partnerships; proposal team participation.
Results - 8 years of deep blue CPARS; multiple contract extensions; consistent product delivery on time and within budget; critical Government and contractor technical interchange meeting contributions leading to improved technical solutions, optimized acquisition projects, and functional deliveries.
Analyst -- Systems Engineering Lead
Privately Held; 501-1000 employees; Defense & Space industry
1996 – 2001 (5 years)
Engineering services on Performance Evaluation, Test and Simulation contract. SME: Range Safety, Meteorology, support to various other space lift range technology projects. Progressively responsible program and project support to the Eastern Range 45th Range Management Squadron - systems engineering support across lifecycle of new development and systems modernization projects, including IV&V.
(Note: began support of this contract with the subcontractor Logicon in 1995 before moving to ENSCO, the prime.)
Cathy Weller's Education
MS, Computer Science, Project Management
1994 – 1995
Worked part time on Department of State contract at PAFB; logistics systems support.
Activities and Societies: Computer support to Engineering Department; included lagoon and ocean shipboard research support.
BS, Physical Oceanography (Ocean Physics)
1989 – 1994
Activities and Societies: Lagoon and Ocean research and computer support to Engineering Dept.
transferred, Math and Business
1987 – 1989
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